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Peach bourbon

Peach bourbon
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Total time: 10 minutes, plus infusing time | Makes 14 ounces
Note: Adapted from a recipe in “Infuse: Oil, Spirit, Water” by Eric Prum and Josh Williams.
  • 2 fresh peaches, peeled, pitted and cut into eighths
  • 14 ounces Kentucky bourbon

Step 1Place the peaches in a Mason jar and add the bourbon. Seal and shake to combine.

Step 2Set aside in a cool, dark place for 4 weeks to allow the bourbon time to infuse.

Step 3Strain the infused bourbon through cheesecloth, squeezing out excess liquid from the peaches. The infusion will keep for up to 1 year stored in a cool, dark place.

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